Key Moves Combos

Death Smash This is a pretty quick mid-hitting strike that bounces opponents into the air for a follow up attack, provided you hit them close. You also have the option of holding down B to move into the Night Side Stance where other attacks will juggle, such as the Phantom Splitter ( A + B During Night Side Stance ). Triple Grounder Slash Cross These two attack strings start the same and thus look the same at the beginning, though they attack low and mid respectively, giving you a little...

Soulcalibur IV Tower of Lost Souls Walkthrough

Clear the stage with no damage taken. Easy enough, just aggressively use quick attacks and block after your combos before going back on the offensive. Clear the stage with no Ring Out from either party. Keep away from the edges. If you back your opponent to the edge, back off and let them chase you to the center of the ring. Switch with an ally 2 or more times. Very easy, just hit the switch button a couple of times to toggle between characters two or more times. Attack throws are attacks that,...

Hidden Item

The Apprentice is good for a multi-hit combo. Just launch the opponent into the air and follow with the Levitation Combo. Various things count as Just Inputs, like a Just parry, Just guard impact, or even certain Just attacks. The idea behind Just inputs is that you input them at the exact right time. Find a character with Just attacks and spam 'em as best you can. Clear the stage without letting opponents invoke a skill. Clear the stage with no Ring Out from either party. Keep away from the...

In this Soulcalibur IV strategy guide youll find

BASICS General Soulcalibur tips and strategies to get you out of sticky situations. CHARACTERS Character specific strategies for every combatant in the game. TOWER OF LOST SOULS Our Tower of Lost Souls walkthrough with tips for earning all hidden treasures. SECRETS Info on all unlockable characters, plus bonus equipment unlocks. Guide by Mark Ryan Sallee Basics by Andrew Alfonso 2007, IGN Entertainment, Inc. May not be sold, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast, in whole...

Blocking and Guard Impacts

Like throws, defensive techniques exist outside of the Triangle System and have the potential negate them completely. There are two forms of defense in Soulcalibur blocking and guard impact. To perform a standing block simply press G, and to perform a crouching block press if, or G. Blocking can allow you to defend against most attacks in the game, but there are three types of attacks that blocking cannot defend against throws, Guard Crushes, and Unblockables. True to their name, Unblockables...